Montenegro: Anti-corruption journalist survives car bomb

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2018-04-06T17:15:32+00:00Fri, 6th Apr '18, 17:15|

Police in Montenegro are quoted by the local press saying they believe that a car bomb that exploded in front of the home of Montenegrin journalist Sead Sadiković on April 1 was a targeted threat. Sead Sadiković is known for a critical weekly TV show reporting on corruption and organized crime in Montenegro. He escaped the explosion [...]

Irish Times: The Double Life of Ali Sadr

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2018-04-06T15:34:35+00:00Fri, 6th Apr '18, 15:34|

From the Irish Times: "According to the US indictment, it seems as though Ali Sadr was living a double life. At the same time as he was allegedly orchestrating the financial links between Iran and Venezuela, he also set about establishing a bank in Malta." If you haven't found a copy of the Financial Times [...]

Read about Slovakia and think about Malta

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2018-04-06T07:28:56+00:00Fri, 6th Apr '18, 07:28|

The temptation is not to write about it again because it's been said before. The greater temptation is not to read about it again. Rewind to pre-2013. Reading about Malta in the world news was rare but mostly fun. We rarely looked forward to the football reports on the international news because Malta was worth [...]